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Old 09-03-2005, 10:29 PM   #1
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Dual-Boot with W2k?


Hi, alright i am a newbie when it comes to linux. I just installed ubuntu on my back up machine prior to using it mainstream. I am a student at CCNA and A+ programs with an IC3 cert. So i know my way around windows. What i would like to know is how to do a dual boot with Ubuntu and Windows 2000 on my machine with two hard-drives. Is there any specific way of doing it? I just need windows to access my training software and certain games, so its not that demanding on the windows side. I appreciate any help you guys could give me, thanks.
 
Old 09-04-2005, 12:40 AM   #2
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The Ubuntu installation program should do it automatically...it will install grub to the MBR of the first harddrive and Ubuntu to the second (unless you choose differently).
 
  


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